FLOTUS Reveals What Obama Was Really Thinking In The ESSENCE Photo That Broke The Internet
Scott Kowalchyk

The President and First Lady’s iconic cover shoot for the October issue of ESSENCE had the world celebrating their love story and legacy for more reasons than one. 

Kwaku Alston for ESSENCE

During a recent visit to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, FLOTUS gave comical commentary about President Obama’s lack of patience during photo shoots, her relationship with Beyonce, family impersonations of the POTUS and what was really happening in that infamous ESSENCE picture that nearly broke the Internet earlier this month.


Mrs. Obama also briefly addressed Melania Trump plagiarizing her speech for the 2016 Republican National Convention and revealed the topics of Obama family dinner table conversations.

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Take a look at her conversation with host Stephen Colbert in the clips below.


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